The CFA Institute Investment Foundations™ Program is for all professional disciplines in the financial services industry outside of investment roles. It provides a comprehensive education program designed to give those professionals a clear understanding of the essentials of the investment industry and their roles and professional responsibilities within it. An easy-to-follow, self-study modular program, the Investment Foundations Program will cover all aspects of the investment industry: industry overview, ethics and regulation, tools and inputs, investment instruments, industry structure, industry controls, and serving clients’ needs. The 2016–2017 version is for candidates who registered with CFA Institute for the examination before 1 February 2017. The 2017–2018 version is for candidates who registered with CFA Institute for the examination on or after 1 February 2017. The print version you purchase will be the same as the e-book you received when you registered and will be the correct version for the examination for which you registered.